Biography: Michelle Renae Lawrence 49 of Bucyrus passed away on Thursday October 26, 2017 at home, her death was unexpected. Michelle was born May 15, 1968 in Covington KY. She was preceded in death by her father Ramon Brown and is survived by her mother Gloria (Risner) Brown of Shiloh; her fiancé Jamie Best of Bucyrus; daughters Danielle Gordon, Newbury, OH; Courtney Gordon of Plymouth, OH; and Ashley Gordon of New Washington; son Joshua Byrd of Bucyrus; grandchildren Shain, Logan, Zelda, and Chevy; brother Bo Isaac of Delphi; sisters Tonya James of Vermillion, Katrina Gurney of Tiro, and Zaneta Craft of Munith, MI; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by brother Mike Lawrence, grandparents Wilbur and Zelda Risner, and Niece Cassy Elliott.
Michelle lived most of her life in the Shiloh area and moved to Bucyrus three years ago. She was a graduate of Willard High School. Michelle enjoyed spending time with her grandbabies, her kids, fiancé, family and friends. She was compassionate, considerate and empathetic of others. She always found it in her heart to forgive. She was generous with her love and time, and always gave the best advice. She loved helping everyone. It warmed her heart to know that she was making a difference in their lives. In her free time she enjoyed watching movies, taking nature walks, fishing and going on spontaneous road trips. Michelle was a beautiful daughter, mother, mamaw, fiancé, and friend. Her amazing smile and loving personality lit up every room she walked into. She was truly loved by many and will be sorely missed by all who had the pleasure to know her.
A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held on Friday November 3rd at Plymouth Township Hall 1-5. Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home in Bucyrus is assisting with arrangements and expressions of sympathy can be left at www.munzpirnstill.com